BMW R23 (1938-40)

Make Model: BMW R 23


Year: 1938 – 40
Engine: Four stroke, single cylinder, pushrod operated, OHV, 2 valves per cylinder.
Capacity: 247 cc / 15.1 cu in.
Bore x Stroke: 68 x 68 mm
Compression Ratio: 6.75:1
Cooling System: Air cooled
Induction: 1x Bing type AJ 1/22/140
Ignition: Battery ignition
Starting: Kick
Clutch: Single plate, dry
Max Power: 8.9 kW / 12 hp @ 5600 rpm
Transmission: 3 Speed
Final Drive: Shaft
Gear Ratio: 1st 4.55 / 2nd 2.58 / 3rd 1.64:1
Frame: Closed steel twin loop frame, welded
Front Suspension: Telescopic fork
Rear Suspension: Rigid, spring loaded saddle
Front Brake: 160mm Drum
Rear Brakes: 160mm Drum
Front Tyre: 3.00 x 19″

Rear Tyre: 3.00 x 19″
Wet-Weight: 135 Kg / 297 lb
Fuel Capacity: 9.6 L / 2.5 US gal


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